November 21,22,23rd 2017 - 9 to 3 pm
Coding with Robot Jr (5-7 years old)
Children learn through play. Coding With Robots Jr. introduces them to the fun of coding and puzzle solving with colorful, programmable robots. The robots will have to navigate through a maze to solve challenges like counting, finding the shortest path while avoiding traps, linking pictures with words.1st grade students will also learn to build their own Lego WeDo robots and program them to put them on the move. A great way to introduce young children to science, technology, engineering, and math while reinforcing reading and collaboration skills.
Fremont Recreation Center
RoboCode (8-12 years old)
Solve robotic challenges using Design Thinking methodology. Students will need to code their robots to solve puzzles, shoot into hoops, play music, go through a maze. Students learn programming, a must-have 21st century skill, while playing and having fun. By solving challenges in groups, they also reinforce their collaboration, critical thinking and problem solving skills.